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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Leicester
Town
Leicester
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37608
Current location

Uppingham RD Methodist Church
Uppingham Rd
Leicester
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE5 0TN
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 61696 05349
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • All Saints Methodist Church
    Curzon St
    Leicester
    Leicester
    Leicestershire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular plaque with raised foliate border. The inscription is in raised capital lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS CHURCH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Banks, Horace
Clarke, Ernest
Durance, Harry
Hines, Ernest
Holmes, Ernest
Richardson, Walter
Stevens, Albert
Wood, William
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 605MM, width 835MM
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH PROPERTY COMMITTEE

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